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The Gate To Futures Past - Reunification #2

“Gate to Futures Past” by Julie E. Czerneda is a complex story that explores tradition, remarkable powers, faith, mysticism, and perspective within the framework of space travel and learning about new worlds. The change in fortune for the S...

4 Stars

Heart on Fire - The Kingmaker Chronicles, #3

Amanda Bouchet brings The King Maker Chronicles to its conclusion in "Heart of Fire". It all started in "A Promise of Fire" and ramped up in "Breath of Fire". It has been a vivid and compelling journey following Cat from hidden fortunetelle...

4 Stars

Floribunda and the Best Men - A Fairy in the Bed

Lark Westerly puts a fresh spin on the reverse hareem theme with this charming paranormal fairytale. Hamish McTavish and Gervais St. Clair are the perfect men for Flori Alexandris and she can’t choose between them and thankfully these best...

4 Stars

Deadlands - Boneyard, #3

“Deadlands: Boneyard” by Seanan McGuire starts slowly but gains momentum until it culminates in an exciting and horrific climax. There are plenty of eerie and uncanny elements that range from the remarkable creatures in Annie Pearl’s wagon...

4 Stars

Heart Sight - A Celta Novel

Robin D. Owen's takes us back into Celta for another wonderful look at the wide range of characters and environments. With just a few words I was absorbed in the story of "Heart Sight". Readers new to this series need to start with book one...

4 Stars
  • Author: Robin D. Owens
  • Review by: Tamazon
  • Genre: Romance
  • Tags: * Romance: Speculative / PNR, * Fantasy, * Science Fiction
  • Publisher: Berkley

The Dreamer's Song - A Novel of the Nine Kingdoms, #11

"The Dreamer's Song" is book 11 in the Nine Kingdom series and it really doesn't stand alone. There are characters mentioned, plotlines references, and events spoken of that will be much more clear if previous books were read. That said. It...

4 Stars
  • Author: Lynn Kurland
  • Review by: Kyraninse
  • Genre: Romance
  • Tags: * Romance: Speculative / PNR, * Fantasy
  • Publisher: Berkley

The November Girl

"The November Girl" is about Anda, the daughter of lake. She is the November storm that protects the island near Lake Superior, terrifying sailors and sinking ships every November. Hector, a boy hiding from his family, winds up on the islan...

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Atlantis Lost - Atlantis Saga, #3

“Atlantis Lost” by T.A. Barron provides an imaginative journey that blends fact and myth, with a different look at some familiar figures. It took me a bit of time to get into the story so I think it would be better to read the first two boo...

4 Stars
  • Author: T. A. Barron
  • Review by: ELF
  • Genre: Mainstream
  • Tags: * Fantasy, * Young Adult, Kids: Children's, Kids: Middle Grade
  • Publisher: Philomel Books

In Search of Pride - Crimson Realm Chronicles Book 1

Readers of heavy fantasy will love the Crimson Realm Chronicles and this first book "In Search of Pride". This first book introduces us to the Brenn, a warrior and lion shifter who can't shift. If he lets himself shift he will never be a ma...

4 Stars
  • Authors: Taryn Jameson, Gabriella Bradley
  • Review by: Tamazon
  • Genre: Romance
  • Tags: #FirstInaSeries, * Romance: Speculative / PNR, * Fantasy
  • Publisher: eXtasy Books Inc

Phoenix - The Peradon Fantasy Series Book 1

Princess Violetta of the flame realm is having difficulty dealing with her mother and brother's death. She's given to rebelling against her father, the King. When she meets Ryore of the Frost kingdom, the fire kingdom's enemy, she falls hea...

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Royal Enchantment - Skeleton Key

Ava, is having a few hard knocks lately. She just purchased a huge Victorian house to renovate, but her business partner is missing and so is their money. She'd really wanted to work on this house, even if her partner seemed against it, the...

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  • Author: Lia Davis
  • Review by: HCHarju
  • Genre: Romance
  • Tags: * Romance: Speculative / PNR, * Fantasy, Series: Stands Alone
  • Publisher: After Glows

Through The Gate in the Sea - Pathfinder Tales

"Through the Gate in the Sea" by Howard Andrew Jones was a very interesting story with a reptilian character. As a Whovian, it’s great fun when a reptilian is in the story – even though they are not of the Doctor Who universe (or Whoniverse...

5 Stars

The Sea King - Mystral, #2

C.L. Wilson takes us back to her engrossing world of Mystral in this second installment. Readers new to Wilson or this series need not be afraid to jump right in with this book. It fully stands alone and will have you wanting to read more b...

5 Stars
  • Author: C.L. Wilson
  • Review by: Tamazon
  • Genre: Romance
  • Tags: * Romance: Speculative / PNR, * Fantasy
  • Publisher: Avon Books

Reaper's Eye - Pathfinder Tales

Sometimes, things in the past are better left buried. But there's always going to be that ONE PERSON who ruins everything for the rest of the world. In this case, that person is Grigor Dolch, a witch who betrayed his former master only beca...

5 Stars

Shy Knives - Pathfinder Tales World

When it comes to a story set in the Pathfinder world, you are guaranteed a story of adventure, excitement and thrill. Oh, but let us also not forget humor! Yes! Humor! You get a lot of that while reading this latest installment in the Pathf...

5 Stars

The Forgotten Beasts of Eld

"The Forgotten Beasts of Eld" is a delightful story, wonderfully woven with poetic prose. Phillip’s has a distinctly lyrical voice and her words flow on the page. Myths and legends come alive, riddles abound, and magic seeps through each wo...

5 Stars

The Paper Menagerie and Other Stories

It is very rare to come across a short story collection that can have so much to tell readers that go beyond the stories within it. That is the experience that I had when I read the book The Paper Menagerie by Ken Liu. Here was a book that...

5 Stars

Priestess - A Modern Greek Myth Book 2

I normally adore novels about the Greek Gods and their ploys in the lives of mortals. Priestess is a novel similar to this. Sadly, I found it lacking. The story has a lot of promise, but is sadly disjointed and uninformative. I am aware the...

3 Stars

So I Married a Sorcerer - The Embraced, #2

Kerrelyn Sparks quickly drew me back into the world of her Embraced series in "So I Married a Sorcerer". In this second installment she takes readers on a high sea adventure that includes pirates, princes, dragons and evil villians. By the...

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Heartstone

“Heartstone” by Elle Katharine White is a fun fantasy tale that pays homage to one of my favorite historical romances, “Pride and Prejudice.” I was fascinated to read this parallel story that features dragons and wyverns and other amazing c...

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Generation Decks - The Unofficial History of Gaming Phenomenon Magic: The Gathering

This is the amazing true story of how Magic: The Gathering became the card game it is today. It is an in depth look at the industries involved and how this game influenced millions of people by looking at the origins back in the early '90's...

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Paper and Fire - The Great Library, #2

“Paper and Fire” by Rachel Caine takes up where “Ink and Bone” left off, immersing the reader back in the complicated world ruled by the Library and those who oversee it. The surprising revelation on the first page was a welcome discovery a...

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  • Author: Rachel Caine
  • Review by: ELF
  • Genre: YA
  • Tags: * Fantasy, * Young Adult
  • Publisher: NAL

The Waking Fire - The Draconis Memoria, #1

“The Waking Fire” by Anthony Ryan was a delightful surprise to me, as I had not read any stories by this author before yet was intrigued by his blurb. I love stories that unfold gradually and keep me wondering about the world and the author...

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The Shadowed Path

“The Shadowed Path: A Jonmarc Vahanian Collection” by Gail Z. Martin is a collection of short stories that give vivid glimpses of the events that shaped Jonmarc Vahanian. To someone unfamiliar with this remarkably capable individual, this i...

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The Last Days of Magic

"The Last Days of Magic", by Mark Tompkins, is a very well written book. The author intermingles history, legends, and magic quite well. I found the characters fascinating and enjoyed following each one of them throughout the book. Anyone w...

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The Reluctant Queen - The Queens of Renthia, #2

I didn't know what to except when I went into “The Reluctant Queen”. You guys know that for the most part I don't read book synopsis. I just dive right into the story. Especially when its books to series that I die hard loved. This one was...

5 Stars

Red Sister - Book of the Ancestor, #1

"Red Sister" is the first book in a new series by Mark Lawrence. I honestly don't have a lot to say about this book. The premise sounds very interesting and unique. However, in execution I find the book to be very slow. So slow in fact that...

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Ursula K. Le Guin: The Complete Orsinia: Malafrena / Stories and Songs

Orsinia: For most of us, we are born, we live, and we die. That’s the way it is and the way it always has been. But there are some others of us who are born with a very special fire that resides within the soul. We don’t recognize this fire...

4 Stars

Shadowcaster - Shattered Realms, #2

“Shadowcaster” has a perfect blend of action, characters, battles and omg cliffhangers!!! So be warned! If you loved book one you WILL die hard love this story! It doesn't pick up where book one ends off. I won't tell you any more than that...

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Steeplejack - A Steeplejack novel, #1

I am always on the lookout for something new and man is “Steeplejack” it! I am so excited in finding this wild and very creative as well as different story. “Steeplejack” is full of mystery, action, and some very diverse characters. This st...

5 Stars

Firebrand - A Steeplejack novel, #2

If you thought book one was good then you are going to die when you read “Firebrand”, book two!!! This book has it all. Get ready for phenomenal world building, wonderful characters, and great pacing! This is another great story that I coul...

5 Stars

Garden of Thorns

"Garden of Thorns" is about Rose, a girl who spent seven years in the Garden, which is a burlesque group made up of slave girls. When she finally escapes, she brings along a hostage. A hostage that is the former heir to the throne, and now...

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Elisha Mancer - Dark Apostle, #4

With Thomas back on the throne and Bridget thwarted for now, Elisha decides that he must go and stop the Mancers from around the world. They aren't just a problem in London but everywhere in the world. They are in control of some of the mos...

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The Heart of What Was Lost - A Novel of Osten Ard

“The Heart of What Was Lost” is a pretty good epic fantasy. Unfortunately I did not read the first installment, but enjoyed this sequel. It is a very rich world with detailed characters and places. Some of the origin stories and magics’ of...

4 Stars

Elisha Rex - Dark Apostle, #3

Once again Elisha tries to help and ends up in over his head. This time his closest friends Thomas and Rosie (Thomas's wife) have been taken and no one can find them. The city has also been locked by fans of Elisha who are angry at what hap...

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The Hundredth Queen - The Hundredth Queen Series Book 1

“The Hundredth Queen” is a young adult fantasy. It was beyond fantastic! I wasn't too sure about it when I started, but shortly in, I knew I was going to die hard love it. So I know what you are thinking…why the 4 stars. Although this book...

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  • Author: Emily R. King
  • Review by: CrossroadReview
  • Genre: YA
  • Tags: #FirstInaSeries, * Fantasy, * Young Adult, Debut Title
  • Publisher: Skyscape

Brimstone

“Brimstone” overall was a pretty good book, but it did lack the action and fast paced flow that I've come to love. I felt like for most of the book I just wanted to skip to the end and find out what happened. It was compelled to know how th...

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The Romeo Catchers - The Casquette Girls Series Book 2

“The Romeo Catchers” is a great sequel to the The Casquette Girls series. It’s been a while since I read book one so I had to look up what it was about as I didn't remember. And I just didn't have the time to reread book one. This second bo...

4 Stars

A Field Guide to Fantastical Beasts

WOW! This book is an epic walkthrough of some of the scariest and some of the nicest beings in human mythology. Author Olento Salaperainen has created the go to guide for seeking out these monsters…not that I would suggest it. Each entry in...

5 Stars

Ruins and Revenge - Raine Benares, #9

This is a terrific book and a wonderful saga. This is a continuation/spin off of a previous saga but this time with Tam as the main character. This is the second book in this new storyline and it can be read without having read the previous...

5 Stars

The Witch of Torinia - A Tale of Valdur Book 2

“The Witch of Torinia” is the second book in a series. Book one is “The Guns of Ivrea”. Well if you liked the first one you may or may not like this one. For me, this one was a solid three stars. Although it was pretty good the writing is h...

3 Stars

Tempest - Valdemar

“Tempest: All-New Tales of Valdemar” is an anthology edited by Mercedes Lackey. It is so fun being immersed in stories that explore the various aspects of this universe that have been developed over the years. I was particularly fond of the...

4 Stars

Becoming a Legend - The Blue Eyes Trilogy, #2

The series started out intriguing and I had high hopes for it, but I didn't really want to go on to finish the trilogy at the end of the "Becoming a Legend". The premise is interesting and there's lots of excitement, but with all things con...

3 Stars
  • Author: B. Kristin McMichael
  • Review by: Kyraninse
  • Genre: YA
  • Tags: * Young Adult, * Fantasy
  • Publisher: Lexia Press

Unquiet Land - An Elemental Blessings Novel, #4

“Unquiet Land” by Sharon Shinn artfully returns the reader to the mystical world that is peopled by beings who sometimes have remarkable connections to nature that gives them powers and blessings. It’s been a while since I have read other s...

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Toward a Secret Sky

Demons, Descriptions, and a Fabulous story await the reader of "Toward a Secret Sky"! It all starts off with Maren moving to Scotland, which let me tell you with the craze that is Outlander I was very happy to have this setting again! Maren...

5 Stars
  • Author: Heather Maclean
  • Review by: CrossroadReview
  • Genre: YA
  • Tags: * Fantasy, Suspense: Action / Thriller, * Young Adult, Romantic Elements
  • Publisher: Blink

Mythic Creatures: And the Impossibly Real Animals Who Inspired Them - American Museum of Natural History

“Mythic Creatures: And the Impossibly Real Animals Who Inspired Them” is a book from the American Museum & Natural History that is adapted from a exhibition curated by Laurel Kendall & Mark A. Norell with Richard Ellis and the Exhibition De...

5 Stars
  • Authors: Dr. Mark A. Norell, Laurel Kendall, Richard Ellis
  • Review by: ELF
  • Genre: Sci-Fi / Fantasy
  • Tags: * Fantasy, Arts, Crafts & Supplies
  • Publisher: Sterling

Fanning the Flames - Going Down in Flames

Note: I haven't read the previous books in this series, so this review will definitely reflect that and readers who have read the previous books should take what I say with a grain of salt. I found it difficult to get into the story. I wasn...

3 Stars

The Burning Page - The Invisible Library Novel, #3

“The Burning Page” by Genevieve Cogman is a wonderful whirlwind ride through alternate worlds and risky situations linked by a reverence for the printed word. I love the way elements of history and fictitious characters are tweaked and meld...

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Black City Demon

I love the roaring 20's so when “Black City Demon” popped up for review I just had to grab it. This is a fast-paced world with shapeshifters, dragons, paranormal detectives, and more all tied together with the realm of the Feirie. I have to...

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The Invisible Library - The Invisible Library Novel, #1

What bibliophile could resist a story that features Librarians as intrepid explorers and protectors of unique printed works of fiction? I love that there is a special Language that is used for all kinds of remarkable functions and that ther...

4 Stars

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